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Tampons Cause Hemorrhoids
The elliptical is fun fast (boring slow) but my hemorrhoids bleed. Tampon between the cheeks (not inserted)? I need to stay motivated so i can lose wt
Keep it up: You're doing everything right, you just need to "kick it up a notch" in terms of time or intensity. ...Read more
Yesterday I saw blood when I wiped. i thought it might be my hemorrhoid but wasn't sure. So I got a tampon and inserted it to see if blood was coming from my vagina. It was clean but it hurt so bad to pull it out and it almost fell apart since it was?
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mechanical strain: When you strain while defecating, it increases pressure in the veins of your anus which can then cause them to balloon out. Sitting on the toilet too long, having anal sex, being obese, having chronic constipation or diarrhea, and having a low fiber diet or even being pregnant can cause hemorrhoids. So, indirectly, the answer is yes if stress causes you to have the runs or constipation. ...Read more
No: No they usually don't unless you have difficulty cleaning and there is residual stool that remains on the external hemorrhoid after each bm. I would recommend sitz baths after bms if you note an odor. If there continues to be an odor you may have a perianal abscess which would be accompanied by pain and pus drainage. For this you need to go to the er for treatment. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
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Pressure: External hemorrhoids are like varicose veins in your rear end. Often caused by constipation or straining (like a women having a baby.). Often resolve on their own. Treated by treating the underlying constipation (if present) warm baths, and local creams such as preparation h. Prescription meds are also available. See your family doc if not improving in a few days. ...Read more
Constipated?: Do you mean you are constipated and can't have a bowel movement? Hemorrhoids don't keep you from being able to have a bowel movement. Sometimes they can be very painful, so defecation can hurt and you might not want to go to prevent the pain, but they don't actually keep you from pooping. On the other hand, constipation (and bearing down a lot) will cause hemorrhoids. ...Read more
Yes: Other causes of rectal itching could include irritation of a rectal fissure and tape worm ...Read more
I am 17, i was in a car accident last night and and woke up with what appears to be an external hemorrhoid . Could the accident be the cause?
I sit on the toilet for a long time playing games on my phone does it cause hemorrhoids i'm 42 years old and i don't have hemorrhoids presently?
Piles: Aging, obesity, pregnancy, chronic constipation or diarrhea, excessive use of enemas or laxatives, straining during bowel movements, and spending too much time on the toilet are considered contributing factors. Heredity may also play a part in some cases. There is no reason to believe that hemorrhoids are caused by jobs requiring, for instance, heavy lifting or long hours of sitting, although >>. ...Read more
Pressure.: Too much pressure on the veins in the pelvic and rectal area causes hemorrhoids. Normally, tissue inside the anus fills with blood to help control bowel movements. If you strain to move stool, the increased pressure causes the veins in this tissue to swell and stretch. This can cause hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids often develop in people with constipation, those who are overweight, or during pregnancy. ...Read more